Poorna Chandra Murthy, on the occasion of Sankara Jayanthi, is organising a Carnatic vocal musical concert on 9th May, at Asif Nagar. This concert is unique in that on this occasion, five Carnatic classical vocalists I V Sweta Prasad, Mantha Srinivas, Venu Madhav, Anasuya Murthy and Jagannatha Sharma will perform solo vocal concerts of about 30 minutes each. They will be accompanied by I V Renuka Prasad on the mridangam, Satyanarayana Sharma on the violin, and Sridharacharya on the ghatam. The program will begin at 6pm. The particulars of the vocal concerts are as below:
Anasuya Murthy will render songs composed by saint Annamacharya
Venu Madhav will render compositions composed and written by Shyama Sastri
Mantha Srinivas will render compositions of saint Thyagaraja
M Jagannatha Sharma will render compositions of Deeshitar
I V Sweta Prasad will render compositions of Adi Sankaracharaya
Sri Jayendra Saraswati, the head of the Kanchi Kamakothi Peetham at Kanchipuram, will be the chief guest, and he will also deliver a discourse.
Poornachandra Murthy, an Ayurvedic doctor, has conducted many spiritual programs, mostly at the Omkaraswami temple at Asif Nagar, over the past 10 years. Please contact him on 94400-82501 for further details.